The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Christian Today
Christian women hear all kinds of things. Some are positive and life-affirming, some most definitely are not. This week many voices came together on a spontaneous Twitter hashtag to share what had been said to them in churches, Bible colleges, job interviews, and other situations where being Christian and a woman came with expectations.
‘What do we call you then? Vicaress? Priestess?’Pixabay
Posting on the #ThingsOnlyChristianWomenHear hashtag, women reported judgments on their calling to ministry, parenting, sexuality, bodies, roles in church and marriage, work, behaviour, and intelligence. Did I miss anything?
‘So you want to get more involved in church, have you thought about children’s ministry?’ wrote a UK theology student of her experiences.
‘What do we call you then? Vicaress? Priestess?’ wrote British vicar Kate Wharton.
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